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Hyundai opens motor-themed art complex in Busan
08 April 2021
SEOUL: Hyundai Motorstudio Busan opened its doors on Wednesday, serving as a creative playground of sorts and to showcase the automaker's commitment to push the boundaries of desig...
UMW Toyota records strong sales rebound in FY2021 Q1
07 April 2021
SHAH ALAM: UMW Toyota Motor, the sole importer, distributor and assembler of Toyota vehicles in Malaysia, has seen a strong growth in sales for the first quarter (Q1) of 2021. T...
April 8-14: RON97 petrol up 2 sen, rest unchanged
07 April 2021
PETALING JAYA: The price of RON97 petrol will increase by two sen from April 8 to April 14, says the Finance Ministry. It said that the retail price for RON97 petrol will increa...
Hennessey marks 30 years of making fast cars faster
07 April 2021
SEALY (Texas, USA): Building a world-renowned tuning business on the foundation of strong family support, John Hennessey’s company has created more than 12,000 customer cars since ...
Police to increase roadblocks to prevent interstate travel
07 April 2021
NIBONG TEBAL: The police will increase roadblocks, especially at state border rat trails to ensure people do not take the opportunity to sneak away during the Ramadan period. Bu...
Tesla tells China car cameras not activated outside North Am...
07 April 2021
SHANGHAI: Cameras in Tesla cars are not activated outside of North America, the US automaker said on its Chinese social media page today, seeking to assuage security concerns in th...
Lamborghini celebrates production of 400th Huracán racing ca...
07 April 2021
BOLOGNA: Lamborghini is celebrating the production of its 400th Huracán model from its headquarters in Sant’Agata Bolognese, where all Lamborghinis, both road and racing, have been...
CEO Mary Barra bets GM can grow beyond cars and trucks
07 April 2021
DETROIT: Pam Fletcher wants to change the way General Motors Co makes money. The veteran GM engineer’s Global Innovation team is looking for new enterprises to expand the automa...
Lexus can change your mind about texting and driving in 4.6s
07 April 2021
PLANO (Texas, USA): How long do you think it takes to glance at a text message when you’re driving? One second? Two seconds? You’re not alone. Most drivers believe that texting ...
Ioniq 5: Hyundai powers EV race with car that can cook dinne...
07 April 2021
SEOUL: Hyundai Motor Co. is pitching its new Ioniq 5 as being able to do more than the average EV. In a series of promotional videos on YouTube, a camper is shown running on a t...
Ministries come together to improve ambulance driving skills...
07 April 2021
PUTRAJAYA: The Health Ministry and Transport Ministry are working together to improve driving skills of ambulance drivers and train them to be safety conscious. Both ministries ...
Voltage shifting tech holds promise to shift future of renew...
07 April 2021
SAN JOSE: A new type of battery system, Switching Battery, offers a glimpse of hope for electric vehicle (EV) charging from renewable energy directly. The Switching Battery will...
MR D.I.Y. Group expands trucking fleet with Isuzu
07 April 2021
SERI KEMBANGAN: Isuzu Malaysia recently delivered eight units of medium-duty trucks from its Forward Series (F-Series) range to popular homegrown retail giant MR D.I.Y. Group (M) B...
Polestar aims to create first climate neutral car by 2030
07 April 2021
GOTHENBURG: In Polestar’s first annual review, published today, the Swedish electric performance car brand declares its moonshot goal to create the first truly climate neutral car ...
JPJ rules out personalised licence plates for the moment
07 April 2021
KUALA PILAH: Car owners hoping to get personalised registration numbers will have to wait as the Road Transport Department (JPJ) is not planning to introduce vanity plates anytime ...
China's electric scooter maker Niu launches kick-scooter mod...
07 April 2021
A man riding a Niu electric scooter through a puddle in Beijing. — Reuters BEIJING: China’s electric scooter maker Niu Technologies said today it would roll out its first kick-sco...
Tony Fernandes sells Caterham Cars to Japanese group
07 April 2021
LONDON: Caterham Cars has been acquired by Japan-based automotive group, VT Holdings, from AirAsia's Tony Fernandes and Kamarudin Meranun. The company assumes custodianship of t...
GM to build Chevrolet Silverado electric pickups at Factory ...
07 April 2021
DETROIT: General Motors Co said on Tuesday its first electric vehicle assembly plant at Detroit-Hamtramck, Michigan, will make a Silverado electric pickup truck under Chevrolet bra...
JPJ raking in money from online bidding of number plates
06 April 2021
KUALA PILAH: The JPJeBid (electronic bidding for vehicle registration number plates) system is one of the highest contributors to the revenue collection of the Road Transport Depar...
Ritzy collectors follow Bieber, LeBron into brash car wrappi...
06 April 2021
Tony King's Porsche 964 in Martini Racing theme. NEW YORK: Tony King, known to some as Champagne Tony, was planning to join a family road trip from Denver to the West Coast, and h...